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Rain, climate risk and socio spatial vulnerability at M'Boi Mirim and Freguesia do Ó: perception of the rain impacts on the urban territory

Grant number: 11/20927-6
Support Opportunities:Scholarships in Brazil - Scientific Initiation
Effective date (Start): February 01, 2012
Effective date (End): June 30, 2013
Field of knowledge:Physical Sciences and Mathematics - Geosciences - Physical Geography
Principal Investigator:João Lima Sant'Anna Neto
Grantee:Iury Tadashi Hirota Simas
Host Institution: Faculdade de Ciências e Tecnologia (FCT). Universidade Estadual Paulista (UNESP). Campus de Presidente Prudente. Presidente Prudente , SP, Brazil
Associated scholarship(s):12/05312-8 - Rain, climatic risk and socio-spatial vulnerability in São Paulo: analysis of the acting of atmospheric systems at M'Boi Mirim and Freguesia do Ó by teledetection, BE.EP.IC


The objective of this research is focused on the observation of the meteoric impact, in a time frame of January 2001 to December 2010, and one of the main products of its attacks to urban integrity: Damage to material property and residencies of residents from marked risk for housing localities at the city of São Paulo. This objective in proposed for the analysis of the rain in its occurrence as an extreme weather event, and when it produces the refered damage while it relates to the socio spatial segregation at neighborhoods of MBoi Mirim and Freguesia do Ó, whose, second to indicators of competent secretaries of São Paulo city, are in alarming situations of risk, although with different conditions of social vulnerability. (AU)

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